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  • New Approaches to the Management of Primary and Secondary CNS Tumors
    New Approaches to the Management of Primary and Secondary CNS Tumors NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Lee Roy Morgan
    ISBN 978-953-51-3052-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-3051-2,
    212 pages, March, 2017
    Several new concepts are reviewed and discussed in this book and allude to the transport of drugs bound to red blood cells into the vascular blood-brain barrier and into cancer cells. Such a transport system is novel and of potential therapeutic pote ...
  • Human Skin Cancer, Potential Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets
    Human Skin Cancer, Potential Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets
    Edited by Miroslav Blumenberg
    ISBN 978-953-51-2711-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2710-9,
    148 pages, October, 2016
    Skin cancers, basal and squamous cell carcinomas, malignant melanomas, and Merkel cell carcinomas, constitute arguably the most common and increasingly prevalent human neoplasms. Here we discuss the epigenetic changes in DNA and chromatin, which are ...
  • Prostate Cancer - Leading-edge Diagnostic Procedures and Treatments
    Prostate Cancer - Leading-edge Diagnostic Procedures and Treatments
    Edited by Ravinder Mohan
    ISBN 978-953-51-2645-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2644-7,
    256 pages, September, 2016
    Prostate cancer is diagnosed commonly in the course of general health screening. Very often it is difficult to tell whether the cancer will be aggressive and lethal or will be so slow growing that it will not affect the patient's survival. Treatment ...
  • Thyroid Cancer - Advances in Diagnosis and Therapy
    Thyroid Cancer - Advances in Diagnosis and Therapy
    Edited by Hojjat Ahmadzadehfar
    ISBN 978-953-51-2589-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2588-4,
    274 pages, September, 2016
    Thyroid cancer is the eighth most common type of cancer and is most frequently diagnosed among people aged 45-54. Nearly three out of four cases are found in women, while about 2% of thyroid cancers occur in children and teenagers. This book is for m ...
  • Human Papillomavirus - Research in a Global Perspective
    Human Papillomavirus - Research in a Global Perspective
    Edited by Rajamanickam Rajkumar
    ISBN 978-953-51-2440-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2439-9,
    318 pages, July, 2016
    This book is a feast of knowledge, yet a balanced diet of healthy foods. There are high values of rich essential nutrients from top-quality medical research. But they are made easily digestible and absorbable, even by health care providers and planne ...
  • Neurooncology - Newer Developments
    Neurooncology - Newer Developments
    Edited by Amit Agrawal
    ISBN 978-953-51-2426-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2425-2,
    486 pages, July, 2016
    The book contains the information of various aspects of newer developments and recent advances in the field of central nervous system (CNS) tumor molecular biology, tumor progression, clinical presentation, imaging and management. The authors from di ...
  • New Aspects in Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Human Carcinogenesis
    New Aspects in Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Human Carcinogenesis
    Edited by Dmitry Bulgin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2253-1,
    192 pages, March, 2016
    Written by an international team of experts in the field of human carcinogenesis, this book discusses recent advances in cancer research, which include the following topics: basic molecular and cellular mechanisms behind cancer growth, new approaches ...
  • Leukemias - Updates and New Insights
    Leukemias - Updates and New Insights
    Edited by Margarita Guenova and Gueorgui Balatzenko
    ISBN 978-953-51-2202-9,
    362 pages, November, 2015
    Hematology has constantly been advancing in parallel with technological developments that have expanded our understanding of the phenotypic, genetic, and molecular complexity and extreme clinical and biological heterogeneity of leukemias. This in tur ...